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The following interlinear glossed text data was extracted from a document found on the World Wide Web via a semi-automated process. The data presented here could contain corruption (degraded or missing characters), so the source document (link below) should be consulted to ensure accuracy. If you use any of the data shown here for research purposes, be sure to cite ODIN and the source document. Please use the following citation record or variant thereof:

Claudia Felser & Laura Rupp (2001). Expletives as Arguments.

URL: http://privatewww.essex.ac.uk/~felsec/research/felser_rupp_2001.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 4074&langcode=isl (2019-05-21).

 

Example #1:

    (35)     Şağ hafa margir jólasveinar       borğağ búğing.                (Icelandic)
    there have many Christmas.trolls eaten pudding
    `Many Christmas trolls have eaten pudding.'
Example #2:

    (41)       Şağ fannst einhverjum hann vera duglegur.
    there found someoneDAT heNOM be clever
    'Someone found him to be clever.'
Example #3:

    (65)       Şağ hafa margir jólasveinar       borğağ búğing.                         (Ice) (= [35])
    there have many Christmas.trolls eaten pudding
    `Many Christmas trolls have eaten pudding.'
Example #4:

    (66)    Şağ lauk       einhver verkefninui     alveg ti                 (Ice)
    there finished someone the.assignment completely
    `Someone completely finished the assignment.'
Example #5:

    (71)      a.        Şağ hafa báğir kettirnir/*kettirnir mínir étiğ mısnar.
    there have both the.cats /*the.cats mine eaten the.mice
    `Both cats/my cats have eaten the mice.'
Example #6:

    b.        Şağ er sérhver smokkur/*smokkurinn prófağur af RFSU.
    there is each condom / the.condom tested by RFSU
    `Each condom/the condom is tested by RFSU.'
Example #7:

    (74)    Í gær     kláruğu (şessar mıs) sennilega (*şessar mıs) ostinn (Ice)
    yesterday finished (these mice) probably (these mice) the.cheese
    `These mice probably finished the cheese yesterday.'
Example #8:

    (82)       Şağ hafa sennilega margir stúdentar lesiğ bókina.              (Ice)
    there have probably many students read the.book
    `Many students have probably read the book'